We have received several phone calls
in the last few weeks from clients who have questions regarding
West Nile Virus. Many of these are questions about dogs and cats
and their susceptibility to the virus. For those interested, there
are a couple of sites you might check out for answers to these types
For some good general background on WNV from the
CDC go to: http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dvbid/westnile/index.htm
The CDC also has a very good Q & A on the
virus at: http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/dvbid/westnile/q&a.htm
If you would like to read a handy two page "pamphlet"
designed to answer basic questions regarding infection, go to the
AVMA site at (you need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download this): http://www.avma.org/pubhlth/wnv_brochure.pdf
Finally, if you would like to keep up with the
confirmed cases of WNV in Texas, check out TDHs website at:
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